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  1. Insect Expo

    Posted Aug 05th 2010, 12:00am by Jennifer Huang

    ... Jennifer Huang Until Oct 4, 10am-5pm, Hong Kong Wetland Park The sounds, colours and movements of the insect world are brought to life at the Wetland Park through the Insect Expo, which ... a dramatic collaboration between Theatre Noir and the Wetland Park. The Insect Chorus (above right) introduces the drama experienced by the miniature inhabitants of the wetlands. The shows start ...

  2. Insects

    Posted Jul 31st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Compiled by Kerri-Ann O'Sullivan 1 What is the study of insects called? 2 How long does the average house fly live? 3 Which insect has the largest brain in proportion to its size? 4 What kind of insect is Archy in Don Marquis' Archy and Mehitabel books? 5 Approximately how many muscles can a caterpillar have: a) zero b) 4,000 c) one million? 6 Which Hollywood ...


    Posted Aug 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and navigate like insects are vital to urban search and rescue and infrared receptors inspired by a heat-seeking beetle protect every fighter facing an enemy shrouded by the night. ...

  4. Pick of the day

    Posted Dec 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... funds. Also starring Halle Berry. Insect Eaters Pearl, 9.35pm In Thailand, Kanwee Viwapanich is studying entomophagy or insect eating. During his investigations, the young anthropologist talks ... into business selling cooked, ready-to-eat insects. His marketing campaign includes TV shows and bug-eating contests. ...

  5. Kaleidoscope of Image Theatre

    Posted Aug 06th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Czech Republic's Image Theatre delivers a magical black box of dazzling flying insects that demonstrate the wonders of nature in weird shapes and colourful optical illusions. Today, 3pm, HK City Hall, Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$100-HK$200 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044 ...

  6. Bugs

    Posted Mar 09th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... British presenter and percussionist Alasdair Malloy (left) joins the HK Sinfonietta to play music inspired by insects, including Vaughan Williams' The Wasps, Rimsky-Korsakov's The Flight of the Bumblebee, Elgar's Moths and Butterflies and more. Fri-Sat, 7.30pm, Sai Wan Ho Civic Centre, 111 Shau Kei Wan Rd, Sai Wan Ho; Mar 16, 3pm, Sheung Wan Civic Centre, 5/F Sheung ...

  7. Star Wars: Fate of the Jedi: Apocalypse

    Posted Apr 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... a nephew of uncle Chew). Or the Killik, a race of giant insects. Still, it's good to hear that the dark Sith Lords are still up to no good: while Luke battles Ruku Myal, the Jedis invade ...

  8. movie buff

    Posted Aug 06th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... THE ANT BULLY Director: John A. Davis The film: Another animated adventure comedy about insects. A star-studded cast provide voices, including Julia Roberts, Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep ... Zoc (Cage) which shrinks Lucas to insect size. Lucas is put on trial and sentenced to live among the insects and work as an apprentice to earn his freedom. The lessons: Pests have feelings, ...

  9. FILM (1986)

    Posted May 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... more lasting respect. In a nutshell, the plot involves a man who morphs into an insect but surprisingly, to those who have not seen it who think this sounds like a non-starter, it's ... in a sealed chamber of the machine that breaks down his molecular structure. And then the changes begin. Goldblum must have watched innumerable hours of fly and insect behaviour to get into character. ...

  10. Shiver me timbers! This pirate can really write... and draw

    Posted Mar 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... around the garden picking up broken flower pots and smashed fencing, he finds something very strange in the fish pond. It looks like a gigantic insect floating on the surface. But dragonflies- and most other insects for that matter- don't come as big as this. The creature in the pond is some sort of sprite with wings, arms, legs and ears and a human face. Asa tries to rescue ...




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